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Mike Shedlock

Mike Shedlock

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Michael "Mish" Shedlock is a registered investment advisor representative for SitkaPacific Capital Management.

  • The Apologists Club

    Published 26 March 2006 | viewed 5,151 times

    I am pleased to announce the start of a new club. It is called the Real Estate Apologists Club (REAC). There are no dues or…

  • In Praise of Saville

    Published 23 March 2006 | viewed 4,496 times

    Steve Saville wrote a very nice piece on inflation entitled The Non-Stop Inflation. Although we disagree on the "end game" it sure is nice to…

  • Mideast Contagion?

    Published 17 March 2006 | viewed 6,068 times

    The Washington Post is reporting Gulf Markets Hit With Widespread Selling. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- The relatively new stock markets in the Gulf have…

  • The Sorry State of US Gov't Accounting Practices

    Published 14 March 2006 | viewed 4,733 times

    I just finished reading the US Government's consolidated financial statements for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2005. If you wish to read the full…

  • Bubble Busting Phoenix

    Published 12 March 2006 | viewed 10,208 times

    Congratulations are in order to Bill Buckner for breaking the story about 14,601 Vacant Homes in greater Phoenix area. Recently, it was reported in the…

  • Dust Bowls and Hurricanes

    Published 08 March 2006 | viewed 9,017 times

    Accu-Weather meteorologists are asking Is America facing yet another dust bowl? Accu-Weather.com meteorologists have warned oceanic conditions similar to those that triggered the ruinous "Dust…

  • The Red Queen Race

    Published 24 February 2006 | viewed 5,372 times

    In Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking-Glass there is an incident involving the Red Queen, a representation of a Queen in chess, and Alice constantly running…

  • Peak Water?

    Published 17 February 2006 | viewed 6,705 times

    Not only are risk preferences such that people are willing to speculate heavily on home price appreciation, they also seem willing to take a gamble…

  • KBH Insider Sales

    Published 15 February 2006 | viewed 5,671 times

    Before we take a look at insider sales, let's take a look at KB Homes orders and cancellations. Dow Jones is reporting KB Home Says…

  • Foreclosures Rise / More Defaults Expected

    Published 08 February 2006 | viewed 6,940 times

    KnowledgePlex is reporting there will be a Flood of Mortgage Defaults in the Gulf Coast as Grace Periods Expire. Foreclosures.com, a California based investment advisory…

  • The Kondratieff Cycle Revisited

    Published 18 January 2006 | viewed 9,586 times

    Deflationists argue, "Next year, in America!" They have been wrong every year since 1933. Inflationists argue, "Next year, in America!" They have been correct every…

  • Has the FED Already Overshot?

    Published 16 January 2006 | viewed 7,316 times

    Mish notes: This post is a revised listing. The only change is substituting a Bloomberg yield chart for one from Yahoo. Several people pointed out…

  • Energy Crisis & the Politics of Oil

    Published 12 January 2006 | viewed 5,553 times

    Mish note: This topic was discussed today Wednesday 11, 2006 on HoweStreet. We also discussed gold, china, Australia, M3, deflation, and credit. Here is the…

  • Hybrid Loan Time Bomb

    Published 03 January 2006 | viewed 9,961 times

    The HeraldTribune is reporting the clock is winding down on the Hybrid Loan and Sub-Prime mortgage time bombs. Starting in 2006 and accelerating into 2007,…

  • Affordable Housing

    Published 31 December 2005 | viewed 7,552 times

    Housing is more affordable now than it was twenty years ago according to the New York Times article: Twenty Years Later, Buying a House Is…

  • No Worries

    Published 23 December 2005 | viewed 5,194 times

    Richmond FED president says Rate policy likely in flux. Short-term U.S. interest rates probably won't reach a plateau and then remain steady as financial markets…

  • Timing the Credit Event

    Published 07 December 2005 | viewed 7,513 times

    Back in September we asked: Are we headed for a "credit derivatives event"? We pointed out what Saxon Capital was saying in an earnings conference…

  • Parties, Gifts, and Bonuses

    Published 28 November 2005 | viewed 3,932 times

    The USA Today is reporting firms are cutting back on parties, gifts, and bonuses. This year marks the first drop in companies holding holiday parties…

  • No Social Security Number? No Problem!

    Published 22 November 2005 | viewed 6,739 times

    It's the American dream: owning a home. With the recent spike in housing costs, it's become more difficult for many Valley families to qualify for…

  • Bank Lending Practices

    Published 16 November 2005 | viewed 6,421 times

    The October 2005 Federal Reserve Survey on Bank Lending Practices shows that most banks still haven't altered lending standards for home equity lines of credit…